Quincy’s annual Sparkle celebration is tonight. Times have changed slightly from years past so we are posting this schedule as provided by the Quincy Chamber of Commerce.
5:00 p.m. – Sparkle officially begins. Merchants remain open just for your shopping pleasure!
5:00 – 5:20 p.m. – Plumas Christian School Choir performs on the Courthouse steps
5:25 – 5:45 p.m. – One Hope Dancers (from Beautiful Feet Dance Company) perform on the Courthouse steps
6:00 p.m. – Reindog Parade begins. Starts at Court Street and walks up the Courthouse steps and back to Court Street.
6:30 p.m. – Light Parade begins. Route travels East on Highway 70 (Main Street) through downtown, turns at Plumas Motors and makes a second pass through downtown.
7:00 p.m. – Santa arrives at the Courthouse.
7:29 p.m. – Countdown begins for the Christmas tree lighting.
7:30 p.m. – Christmas tree lights up, Johnny Walker performs on his harmonica at the Courthouse steps
7:35(ish) p.m. – Rhythm & Grace Dance Studio performs on the Courthouse steps
7:50(ish) p.m. – Quircus Fire Dancers close out our entertainment portion of the evening
9:00 p.m. – Sparkle wraps up for another year. Be sure to pick up any packages you may have left with any merchants!